WARNING!!! If someone comes to your door for Green Party signatures, ask if they are in the Green Party.
Ian is honored to have his poems Soul Patch and Out of Time included in the 2015 Bards Annual. He will be reading his poetry at he release party at 5th Anniversary Bards Day on Sunday June 28, 2015 from 2-6:30 PM
Homecoming Farm Annual Garden Party on June 19, 2015 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm in Amityville with Music by Sun and Moon.
Filed under: babylon town, Calendar, Ecology, events, Food, green, health, local, long island, music, News, Organics, original music, Peace, Press Release, suffolk county | Tagged: community supported agriculture, Earth, Farmer, Food, Homecoming, NOFA | Leave a Comment »
Poet Walt Whitman was born on Long Island, New York, on May 31, 1819. Below are some videos and ideas about how everyone can celebrate this wonderful poet, thinker, and experimenter of language on his birthday. For those of us on Long Island, please do not forget the annual events at The Walt Whitman Birthplace […]
Filed under: local, long island, Long Island news, News, poetry | Tagged: Celebrate Walt Whitman's Birthday, Long Island events, On this day May 31, poet Walt Whitman, Walt Whitman, Walt Whitman events, Walt Whitman's Birthday, Walt Whitman's birthplace | Leave a Comment »
The Wilders will join with other Suffolk poets for the Suffolk County Poetry Review reading and launch event on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Dowling College
Just heard the news that there was a brush fire at Edgewood Oak Brush Plains Preserve today, Saturday, April 25th. I am not sure if the fire was related to the way the Edge Wood Preserve is managed. Though, the crisis of a fire might be a good time to reflect on the value of […]
Filed under: activism, Ecology, Environment, green, local, long island, Long Island news, Long Island Politics, nature, New York State Politics, News, suffolk county | Tagged: Babylon news, Brentwood Long Island, Dix Hills brush fire, Edewood Preserve, fire at Edgewood preserve, Huntington Long Island, Huntington New York, Huntington news, Long Island news, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, photos of Edgewood Preserve | Leave a Comment »
Long Island groundhogs predict Winter and Spring. Holtsville Hal and Malverne Mel agree with Punxsutawney Phil for 2015.
The Riverhead Country Fair 2014 was great fun on a beautiful day. Lots of folk art and community expression. Had to share some of the ideas for carving pumpkins. Will share a couple of photos here. More fun at our Flickr album: Carved Pumpkin Ideas. ______________________More Halloween Fun…
Filed under: Holidays, local, long island, Long Island news | Tagged: Carved Pumpkin Ideas, Carved Pumpkins, Duchess of Devonshire, Duchess of Devonshire costume, Georgiana, halloween, Halloween Pumpkins, Pumpkin Art, Riverhead Country Fair | Leave a Comment »
First of the 2014/2015 season! PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse Friday, October 10, 2014 at 8pm Dedicated to the memory of John Phillips, (“Portugie” of Copper Rose fame) PeaceSmiths friend and videographer, musician, artist, activist, and Pubic Access producer A special evening of music by old and new friends. Among the presenters: -Nightmare Police (acoustic duo) -Billionaire […]
Filed under: activism, Anti-War, local, long island, Long Island Music, long island music scene, Long Island news, Long Island Politics, News, Peace | Tagged: John Phillips, peacesmiths, Portugie | Leave a Comment »
The Green Party of New York State has a ban on endorsing Democratic and Republican candidates because those parties do not agree with the Green Party’s worldwide Four Pillars of Social and Economic Justice; Grassroots Democracy; Ecological Wisdom and Nonviolence/Peace. Democratic and Republican Party insiders have taken advantage of New York State Election law to […]
Filed under: election, Green Party, long island, Long Island Politics, New York State Politics, News | Tagged: 3rd state senate, Adrienne Esposito, Boycott Divestment and Sanctions, Desmond Tutu, district court, Gaza, Israel, Paul Senzer, Steve Hackeling, Walter Long | Leave a Comment »
Places to seek help on August 15th, 16th, and 17th: (Ongoing information and contacts at bottom of post) New York State is opening a multi-agency Disaster Assistance Service Center (DASC) that serves as a “one-stop shop” with information and resources for individuals affected by this week’s heavy rain and flooding. ____________________________________________ Disaster Assistance Service Center […]